Luong Huynh

photographer - from: Eau Claire

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Tue. Dec. 8th, 2015

Homes for the Holidays

Tom Giffey, photos by Luong Huynh

Habitat for Humanity looks to expand its work in the Chippewa Valley

Tue. Nov. 24th, 2015

Going Country

Eric Christenson, photos by Luong Huynh

Country Jam releases first of its star-studded roster

Dave Simonett @The Cabin

Mon. Nov. 23rd, 2015

On Saturday, November 21 Minneapolis/Duluth strummer Dave Simonett (Trampled by Turtles, Dead Man Winter) stopped by The Cabin in UW-Eau Claire's Davies Center. Local singer/songwriter D. Janakey opened things up.

Wed. Oct. 14th, 2015

Honestly Spooked

Eric Christenson, photos by Luong Huynh

V1’s storytelling series revels in scary stories

Wed. Sep. 16th, 2015

Cool Aire: New UWEC Music Fest Features Top Local Acts

by Lindsey Quinnies, photos by Luong Huynh

Post-Eaux Claires Eau Claire is a pretty cool place to be a part of. We’re intoxicated by the notion that our city has an incredible musical influence and a pretty impressive local lineup. It’s exactly that idea that inspired and drove the much-anticipated Local Aire Festival to be created ...

Tue. Sep. 1st, 2015

Make Your Escape

Mike Seitz, photos by Luong Huynh

getting out of these escape rooms takes teamwork

Wed. Aug. 19th, 2015

Opening Shot | August 19, 2015

photos by Luong Huynh

CHALK TO THE HAND! On August 15, people flocked to Chalkfest at its new home on UW-Eau Claire’s beautiful campus mall. Above: Artist Angela Clark.

Chalkfest 2015: Winners Gallery

Mon. Aug. 17th, 2015

In 2015, Volume One partnered with UW-Eau Claire to move Chalkfest to its new home on UWEC's beautiful campus mall – on Saturday, August 15 – with over 120 local and regional artists chalking up the college's various sidewalks ...

Chalkfest 2015: The Big Day - Part 2

Mon. Aug. 17th, 2015

In 2015, Volume One partnered with UW-Eau Claire to move Chalkfest to its new home on UWEC's beautiful campus mall – on Saturday, August 15 – with over 120 local and regional artists chalking up the college's various sidewalks. The artists worked all day long ...

Ashley for the Arts 2015

Mon. Aug. 10th, 2015

Running August 6–8, 2015's Ashley for the Arts music festival took place at Memorial Park in Arcadia, Wis. Pictures include headliners Frankie Valli, The Fray, Easton Corbin, and Cloud Cult.

Sarah Lou Richards @The Fire House

Fri. Aug. 7th, 2015

After a rainy solo set at the Sounds Like Summer Concert Series in Phoenix Park, singer-songwriter Sarah Lou Richards took her band down to The Fire House on Thursday, August 6.

Sat. Aug. 1st, 2015

5 Ways to Save Money in the Summertime

Jen Bailey, photos by Luong Huynh

It’s that time again! Time to visit the beach, camp, and travel. With all of the fun summer activities we have going from day to day, it doesn’t take long for things to get expensive ...

Country Jam 2015

Tue. Jul. 28th, 2015

The 26th annual Country Jam music festival took place July 23-25, just outside Eau Claire. This year's headliners included Blake Shelton, Lady Antebellum, Eric Church, and more.

ECCT Presents West Side Story

Tue. Jul. 28th, 2015

The Eau Claire Children's Theater staged West Side Story – the classic tale of love and rival street gangs – at the State Theater, July 22–26.

Eaux Claires 2015: The Grounds

Fri. Jul. 24th, 2015

Crafted by creative director Michael Brown, the Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival (July 17 & 18, 2015) set out to be a unique experience for fest goes. It mixed a diverse ...

Eaux Claires 2015: The People

Fri. Jul. 24th, 2015

22,000 people showed up for the inaugural Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival (July 17 & 18, 2015). Attracted by the diverse lineup; headliner shows from Bon Iver, The National, Sufjan Stevens, and Spoon; and the promise of memorable art installations ...

Eaux Claires 2015: The Music

Fri. Jul. 24th, 2015

With three main stages and a diverse lineup of performers hand-picked by festival curators Justin Vernon (Bon Iver) and Aaron Dessner (The National), the Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival ...

Thu. Jul. 23rd, 2015

Wisco Library Group Loves Butler's Book

Tom Giffey, photos by Luong Huynh

Chippewa Valley author Nickolas Butler has once again been honored for his best-selling debut novel, Shotgun Lovesongs. The book, which weaves a tale of old friends nearing middle age in a small Wisconsin town, was selected as the Literary Award winner ...

Wed. Jul. 22nd, 2015

Opening the Chatterbox

Zach Schultz, photos by Luong Huynh

new talkative cafe is ready to serve and chat a bit

Wed. Jul. 22nd, 2015

Opening Shot | July 22, 2015

photos by Luong Huynh

A LITTLE CHOKED UP. Sufjan Stevens got a bit misty when talking about Eau Claire’s natural beauty at last weekend’s inaugural Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival.

The Daily Shakedown

Wed. Jul. 22nd, 2015

GALLERY: Eaux Claires 2015 at 360°

Mike Paulus, photos by Luong Huynh

Volume One contributing photographers Luong Huynh and Lee Butterworth worked hard over a sweltering two days of live shows at the Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival (July 17 and 18). Luong took a little time to grab these fun 360° shots of some of the shows, letting you look around at one of the most talked about music festivals of the summer.

The Daily Shakedown

Mon. Jul. 20th, 2015

Recapping Eaux Claires 2015

Eric Christenson, photos by Lee Butterworth, Luong Huynh

Eaux Claires is the coolest festival in the country and it’s ten minutes from my house. The sights and sounds were unlike anything this area has seen before, with 22,000 attending the music and arts fest at the festival grounds, just southwest of Eau Claire. Yeah, there were bands. They were playing on stages ...

Warriors & Warlords XXII

Mon. Jul. 13th, 2015

Warriors & Warlords XXII was a four-day-long Society for Creative Anachronism camping event in the heart of the "Kingdom of Northshield," in scenic Osseo, Wisconsin. It featured a number of classes, skill showcases, vendors, and much more.

Country Fest 2015

Tue. Jun. 30th, 2015

Check out some of the fans and superstars seen at Country Fest 2015 out in Cadott, Wis. Photos are from Thursday, June 25 when headliners Rascal Flatts, Brett Eldredge, Thompson Square, Danielle Bradbery, and Slamabama took the stage.

NOTA Spring Book Release Party (2015)

Mon. May. 18th, 2015

UW-Eau Claire's NOTA released its Spring 2015 edition on Thursday, May 14 at The Local Store and Volume One Gallery. This 100% student-created arts and literature publication celebrated with live music and readings.

Wed. May. 13th, 2015

Opening Shot | May. 13, 2015

photos by Luong Huynh

Soulful Stylings. On Saturday, May 9, Minneapolis’s Caroline Smith (above) brought new music to The House of Rock, with Ashley DuBose (Minnesota) and Lizzy Diane (Eau Claire) opening.

Chris Koza @The Cabin

Mon. May. 11th, 2015

On Friday, May 8 former Rogue Valley songwriter Chris Koza, of Minneapolis, played pop, rock, and Americana at The Cabin.

Beneath the Bonfire Book Launch with Nickolas Butler

Mon. May. 11th, 2015

On Thursday, May 7 local author Nickolas Butler, author of the New York Times bestseller Shotgun Lovesongs, read and signed the hardcover edition of his new book, Beneath the Bonfire, a collection of critically acclaimed short stories ...

Jourdan Meyers @The Cabin

Sun. Apr. 19th, 2015

On a night when most of Eau Claire was enjoying the long running Eau Claire Jazz Festival, a Minneapolis native brought a distinctly different sound to the intimate audience gathered at The Cabin.

Let's Be Honest: Eating Your Words

Mon. Apr. 13th, 2015

Let's Be Honest is Volume One's popular storytelling series, where some of the area's best writers and yarn-spinners take to the mic for a night of personal stories told live. Each night multiple storytellers muse on a common theme ...

Gruesome Playground Injuries

Thu. Mar. 19th, 2015

Turning the State Theatre's stage into a black box theater, director Jake Lindgren produced three installments of Gruesome Playground Injuries (written by Rajiv Joseph) – March 17, 18, and 19.

Tue. Mar. 17th, 2015

Let's Get the Ball Rolling

Katy Macek, photos by Luong Huynh

UWEC’s Viennese Ball tickets are nearly sold out